I’m curious…if you’re vegan, how do you feel about buying/wearing second-hand leather, fur, wool, and even feathers/down? Is it okay or is it hypocritical and unethical? Today I’m going to share my thoughts and opinion on this issue. I haven’t supported the leather, fur, wool, or feather industries in years. I’ve been avoiding leather since… Continue reading Is Buying Second-Hand Leather, Fur, Wool, & Feather Ethical?
Today I want to talk a bit about the annual Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China, and the hypocrisy that accompanies it. Tomorrow is the first day of the 2019 Yulin Dog Meat Festival (also known as the Lychee and Dog Meat Festival), which is a yearly festival in Yulin, Guangxi, China where festival attendees… Continue reading Yulin Dog Meat Festival & Hypocrisy
We don’t always realize how much our everyday actions impact animals everywhere. Every choice we make has an effect on other living beings. It’s really easy to live a compassionate life, but sometimes it takes a minute to sit back and think about all of the many easy ways we can help animals…without making anything… Continue reading 15 Easy Ways to Help Animals
For today’s post, I thought I would discuss the reasons why I finally decided to go completely vegan. I spent the last five years of my life being a vegetarian, buying cruelty-free products, and avoiding fur, leather, wool, and down; but on April 6, 2018, I decided to eliminate all animal by-products from my diet… Continue reading Why I Went Vegan
Animal rights is something that I’m very passionate about, and it’s something that I think we all need to fight for. So, today I want to share with you a few easy ways to fight animal cruelty and how to get involved in animal rights activism. If we all do our own part, we’ll put… Continue reading Animal Rights Activism | How You Can Fight Animal Cruelty
As an animal rights advocate, I’m someone who definitely believes that animals are not ours to eat, wear, test on, or exploit in any way. While more and more people are coming around to buying things that are cruelty-free, not wearing fur or leather, and even becoming vegetarians/vegans, so many people are still unaware of… Continue reading Alternatives To Animal Exploitation
When I was growing up, I don’t think I knew anyone that didn’t have at least one pet* in their house. I definitely had my fair share of pets because my mom was an avid animal lover. And because of her, so am I! I grew up with a variety of animals in my life,… Continue reading Why Kids Benefit From Companion Animals